20 November 2009
A GEORGE V SILVER DISH
MARK OF THE GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS CO. LTD., LONDON, 1935
Circular, the border applied with cut-card decoration, engraved with an inscription, marked underneath
7 in. (18 cm.) diam.
11 oz. (343 gr.)
The inscription reads 'To Prince Edward of Kent with Best Wishes from ...Maharaja of Kapurthala July 1936'.
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